Preparing for Medical School

There are a number of programmes offered at Duke-NUS Medical School to help keen individuals make an informed decision on pursuing Medicine as a second degree. These include:

Prehealth Experiential Programme (PrEP)
A summer programme designed to provide insights into graduate entry medicine, roles of medical professionals and medical practice in Singapore.

Duke-NUS Alumni Clinical Observership (DACO)
A shadowing programme that pairs participants with a practising doctor who is a Duke-NUS alumnus to provide insights into the profession.

The Duke-NUS Pre-Med Course (GMS1000)
Taught using a team-based learning approach, The Duke-NUS Pre-Med Course (GMS1000) covers topics in medical research and provide students with the foundational knowledge, skills and attitudes to help them excel in their clinician and/or scientist training.